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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Seatbelt Use

How often do you use seat belts when you drive or ride in a car?
Would you say-?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Nearly Always Sometimes Seldom Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,719 14,242 88.3 87.4-89.1 975 7.4 6.7- 8.1 283 2.5 2.1- 3.0 100 0.9 0.7- 1.2 119 1.0 0.7- 1.3
-Iredell County 426 393 89.6 84.5-93.1 25 8.9 5.5-13.9 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.1 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9
GENDER
Male 147 130 86.5 78.0-92.0 13 11.5 6.3-20.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 3 1.2 0.3- 4.3
Female 279 263 91.9 84.5-95.9 12 6.9 3.2-14.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 2 0.9 0.2- 4.8 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 372 342 88.2 82.3-92.3 23 10.0 6.2-15.9 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 3 1.0 0.3- 3.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2
Other 52 49 96.8 89.3-99.1 2 2.8 0.7-10.7 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 128 117 87.6 77.9-93.4 10 11.6 5.9-21.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 296 274 91.5 86.7-94.7 15 6.2 3.6-10.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 173 91.1 85.0-94.9 10 5.7 2.8-11.2 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9 3 2.1 0.6- 7.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
Some College + 235 218 88.4 80.2-93.4 15 11.2 6.2-19.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 187 91.4 84.7-95.3 9 6.1 2.9-12.5 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 2 1.8 0.4- 6.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.1
$50,000+ 158 142 85.2 75.0-91.8 13 13.7 7.3-24.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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